Harry Litwack


Local, Temple University

Played at South Philadelphia High School for four years on the varsity team

Voted All League three times and MVP twice, leading the team in points and assists twice

Played three years for Temple University varsity, twice serving as team captain

Played 7 seasons with the SPHAS (1930-36), with championships in both the Eastern and American Basketball Leagues

Coached Temple's freshman team to a 181-32 record from (1931-51)

Served as Eddie Gottlieb's assistant coach with the Philadelphia Warriors (1950-51)

Head coach of Temple Men’s Basketball (1947-73) and compiled a 373-193 record

Directing Temple to 13 post-season tournaments with only one losing season in 21 seasons

Coach of the NIT Champion Temple Owls (1969)

Two-time NCAA Basketball Tournament Final Four (1956, 1958)

Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame (1976)

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